Feeney Family History

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Feeney Name Meaning

reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fiannaidhe ‘descendant of Fiannaidhe’, a byname meaning ‘warrior’, ‘champion’ (from fian ‘army’). shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fidhne ‘descendant of Fidhne’, a personal name probably derived from fiodh ‘wood’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Feeley, Heaney, Deeney, Keeley, Geenen, Deeley, Berney, Cerney

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Feeney Family Origin

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Feeney Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    18%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Labourer

    12%
  • Going To School

    9%

In 1881, Laborer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Feeney. A less common occupation for the Feeney family was Going To School. The most common Feeney occupation in Canada was Laborer. 18% of Feeney's were Laborers.

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Feeney Historical Records

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Feeney Life Expectancy

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